Lou Hawkins

18 August 1866–13 October 1953 (Age 87)
Greenville, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Lou

Lou Hawkins was born on 18 August 1866, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. She married James Marion Wood in 1890, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Chick Springs Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 13 October 1953, in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery, Greer, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Marion Wood
Lou Hawkins
Marriage: 1890
Nathan William Wood
Howard Conway Wood
Mamie Lee Wood
Perry Wood

Spouse and Children

    James Marion Wood



Greenville, South Carolina, United States


    Nathan William Wood


    Howard Conway Wood



    Perry Wood


World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1871 · KKK Supression

Age 5

In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lou Wood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lou Wood in household of James M Wood, "United States Census, 1930" - Greenville county, South Carolina
  • Lou Wood in household of James Wood, "United States Census, 1920" - Greenville county, South Carolina

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